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Life in the City of Gold – 7 reasons why you should be considering a legal career in Dubai
Victoria Jackson
Life in the City of Gold – 7 reasons why you should be considering a legal career in Dubai
Coined the City of Gold, Dubai is somewhat of an exception from its neighbouring emirates which constitute the United Arab Em...
23/08/2016
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Are London firms eyeing a move to Dublin?
Laurence Simons
Are London firms eyeing a move to Dublin?
A number of Magic Circle firms have been registering solicitors in Ireland so they can continue to practice European law foll...
16/08/2016
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Which markets are the most lucrative for American General Counsel?
Danielle Goldstone
Which markets are the most lucrative for American General Counsel?
Many general counsels are lured away from senior positions in Biglaw firms with the promise of comparable pay and considerabl...
12/08/2016
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Brexit - A focus on the life sciences legal sector
Nicola Walker
Brexit - A focus on the life sciences legal sector
For the life sciences arena in the UK, the uncertainty brought about by the vote for Brexit is certainly gaining momentum, no...
09/08/2016
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Legal changes in the Netherlands - good news for lawyers
Inez Diepenbach
Legal changes in the Netherlands - good news for lawyers
Last month was certainly a period of change for the legal field in the Netherlands. At the beginning of July, contract profes...
08/08/2016
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The increasing demand for foreign lawyers in Paris law firms
Laurent Pompanon
The increasing demand for foreign lawyers in Paris law firms
As a Paris based consultant in international legal recruitment with years of professional experience in London, I am often co...
04/08/2016
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How Brexit might affect legal professionals in the energy sector
Simon Porter
How Brexit might affect legal professionals in the energy sector
Much of the UK’s energy policy is derived from the EU legislation that surrounds the European Energy Market (EEM), some...
04/08/2016
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Personal Pro bono - Sharing our skills - Guest blog from Michelle Witton
Laurence Simons
Personal Pro bono - Sharing our skills - Guest blog from Michelle Witton
As lawyers we’ve not only expertise in law but many complimentary skills which, because we have them in common with our...
03/08/2016
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Embracing a freelance culture can help to address firms’ maternity cover challenges
Ray Farncombe
Embracing a freelance culture can help to address firms’ maternity cover challenges
The legal profession hasn’t perhaps been synonymous with flexible working in the past, but it would appear that this is...
01/08/2016
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Percentage of women moving up to senior roles drops 25% in top firms
Laurence Simons
Percentage of women moving up to senior roles drops 25% in top firms
There has been a lot of discussion in recent years about how to create an equal gender balance in the legal profession in t...
01/08/2016
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Will Rio be overshadowed by legal challenges?
Laurence Simons
Will Rio be overshadowed by legal challenges?
Rio’s Olympics will undoubtedly be testament not only to the breadth of Brazil’s vibrant culture but also a stark...
01/08/2016
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The future of legal services in the online era
Laurence Simons
The future of legal services in the online era
The future of the legal market is a theme of discussion prevalent in most, if not all, legal circles currently and while AI r...
01/08/2016
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M&A activity lifts Dubai’s highly competitive legal market
Georgina El Mountassir
M&A activity lifts Dubai’s highly competitive legal market
Even though uncertainty over fluctuating oil prices is still weighing down on business activity in the Gulf Cooperation Counc...
01/08/2016
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Guidance on climbing the GC career ladder
Laurence Simons
Guidance on climbing the GC career ladder
Unlike the career progression for professionals in private practice, which entails a stepping up a series of clearly defined ...
01/08/2016
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How to Use and Optimise LinkedIn as a Legal Professional - 22 September Webinar
How to Use and Optimise LinkedIn as a Legal Professional - 22 September Webinar
Laurence Simons have partnered with City CV to present a series of webinars, and our latest collaboration will look...
26/07/2016
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